1. UFC 129 Is the GSP Show: Georges St-Pierre Overshadows Everything Else

    The UFC has come to Toronto, but more than anything else, GSP, also known as Georges St-Pierre, has come to Toronto...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 729 reads 1 comments

  2. UFC 129 Preview: Casual Fans Have Yet to Appreciate Jake Shields

    The modern casual UFC fan doesn't appreciate Jake Shields . What the meathead MMA fan wants to see is toe-to-toe brawling, wild scrambles and trash talk. Shields doesn't bring much of any of those things...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 161 reads 2 comments

  3. UFC 129 Preview: Jose Who? Jose Aldo vs. Mark Hominick Overshadowed for Now

    There's a definitive lack of buildup surrounding tonight's UFC 129 co-main event between Brazilian featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Canadian Mark Hominick...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 372 reads 1 comments

  4. UFC 129: Are Randy Couture's Believers Delusional?

    "You can never count out Randy Couture." A sentence that once accurately described the dangers of overlooking a legend has since become an almost zombie-like response from fans around the globe...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,032 reads 32 comments

  5. UFC 129: Lyoto Machida Is More Than Just an Elusive Karate Master

    He's four years and 10 fights into his UFC career, yet Lyoto Machida remains a mystery to most UFC fans. Wins over probable future Hall of Famers Rashad Evans, Tito Ortiz and BJ Penn have made people take notice, but still no one knows who he is...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,469 reads 9 comments

  6. MMA: Is Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva a Real Possibility?

    You can't say Anderson Silva doesn't have a sense of humor. According to a translation by BloodyElbow...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 8,581 reads 17 comments

  7. UFC: Should It Let Royce Gracie Fight in Rio?

    Royce Gracie 's name has been firmly embedded into the history of Mixed Martial Arts. That is not a question. What is a question is whether Gracie should be allowed to fight in the UFC in here in 2011...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,197 reads 26 comments

  8. Brock Lesnar, Fedor Emelianenko and the Top Seven Fighters Who Don't Suck

    Mixed Martial Arts fans probably have the shortest memories of all sports fans. In no other sport does a guy go from being the greatest fighter we've ever seen to a washed-up has-been in the minds off casual fans...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,073 reads 13 comments

  9. Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson at 220? Fedor Should Suck It Up, Make 205

    MMAFighting.com has reported recently that Strikeforce is considering a bout between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson. The twist is that the fight may take place at a catchweight of 220 pounds...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,113 reads 24 comments

  10. Gegard Mousasi Deserved a Win Over Keith Jardine, but His Wrestling Stinks

    For a guy accepting a fight on a week's notice, Keith Jardine fought very gamely against Gegard Mousasi . That said, Mousasi deserved to win the fight...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 515 reads 2 comments

  11. Gilbert Melendez Shows That Elbows Belong in MMA

    Gilbert Melendez's training partner Nick Diaz has complained about the use of elbows on the ground in MMA. He may want to change his tune after watching Melendez use them to obliterate Tatsuya Kawajiri...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 505 reads 3 comments

  12. Nick Diaz Defeats Paul Daley, but Big John McCarthy's Stoppage Was Premature

    Without taking too much away from Diaz's amazing comeback win, referee "Big" John McCarthy's stoppage was premature for a number of reasons. Without any context for consideration, the stoppage is justifiable...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 3,162 reads 49 comments

  13. Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Results: Nick Diaz Should Fight Georges St-Pierre

    It was a brutal brawl, and one of the most exciting back-and-forth rounds of the year. Nick Diaz defeated Paul Daley with a somewhat questionable stoppage with just seconds left in the round...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 1,535 reads 32 comments

  14. UFC 128 Aftermath: Is Mauricio Shogun Rua Really Too Small for 205?

    After a fight in which the then-UFC champion simply had no answers for the up-and-coming contender Jon Jones, many, including UFC commentator Joe Rogan, are already saying that Mauricio Rua is simply too small for the 205-pound division...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 3,471 reads 24 comments

  15. Jon Jones Victory, Fight with Rashad Evans Fractures Greg Jackson Camp

    The fracturing of Greg Jackson's highly successful training camp has already started in earnest. In an interview with Ariel Helwani, Rashad Evans said that he's "done with Jackson's...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,054 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC 128 Results: Urijah Faber Struggles with Eddie Wineland, What's Next?

    Despite the UFC hype billing it as a fight between two former champions, most people expected Urijah Faber to dominate Wineland and win by whatever method he chose...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 566 reads 5 comments

  17. Jon Jones: A Star Is Born, One Fan Not Yet Sold on the Hype

    Don't get me wrong. Jon Jones has become a great fighter, and still might eventually become an all-time great, or even the greatest of all time...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 4,941 reads 261 comments

  18. Jon Jones Should Take a Lesson From Georges St-Pierre

    Now that Jon Jones has won the UFC light-heavyweight title, his life is going to change in a big way, and if he has any sense, he should look towards training partner Georges St-Pierre for advice...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 1,482 reads 10 comments

  19. UFC 128: Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua vs. Jon Jones Breakdown and Prediction

    The matchup between current UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and the presumed star of the future, Jon "Bones" Jones, is perhaps the most intriguing fight to think about since Rua's last fight with Lyoto Machida...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 2,914 reads 5 comments

  20. UFC Buys Strikeforce: What It Means for Strikeforce, Fedor, Showtime and More

    With the UFC's announcement still only a few days old, information about the details are still rolling in. It might be quite some time before we have all the facts...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 3,498 reads 32 comments

  21. UFC Purchases Strikeforce: Dana White Says No Superfights

    The announcement came without warning. Zuffa has purchased Strikeforce. For some this is sad news—for others, it's a cause for celebration...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 1,599 reads 14 comments

  22. The UFC Should Have Unofficial Octagonside Weigh-ins

    They can put a man on the moon, but somehow they can't put a scale beside an Octagon. At this point in time, the UFC simply has no excuse for not having unofficial prefight weigh-ins ...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 972 reads 29 comments

  23. Georges St-Pierre Exaggerates Anderson Silva's Size, Crafts His Own Image

    Georges St-Pierre has stated very clearly that he's not afraid of Anderson Silva . That said, he's already started to frame the discussion as concerns a potential super-fight...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 1,775 reads 64 comments

  24. Dan Henderson vs. Jake Shields and 15 Matchmaking Decisions That Backfired

    When Dan Henderson defeated Rafael Cavalcante this past weekend, you can bet that the executives at Showtime and Strikeforce breathed a big sigh of relief...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 11,284 reads 34 comments

  25. Marloes Coenen Makes 10K in Title Defense: Are Female Fighters Underpaid?

    It seems that whenever Strikeforce or Bellator release their fighter salaries, some MMA communist is there to complain about how unfair it is that the women get paid so much less than men...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 3 years ago 770 reads 18 comments